Minors

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Associated Press
September 09, 2019 - 5:40 pm
A former educator at a Connecticut nonprofit that serves special needs children has been sentenced to six months in prison for having a sexual relationship with a 15-year-old boy who attended a life-skills program she supervised.
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Detox drink
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April 12, 2019 - 3:26 pm
New legislation introduced to the City Council is looking to ban the sale of detox teas and appetite suppressors to minors.
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Measles Vaccine
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March 12, 2019 - 4:24 pm
The New York chapters of a national pediatrics organization are supporting legislation in the state Legislature that would allow minors to get vaccinated without parental consent.
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Police Lights
Dreamstime
December 12, 2018 - 6:07 pm
Reports of suspected cases of abuse or neglect of minors have been coming in more frequently to the state Department of Children and Families in the wake of scandals at two Connecticut schools where police are investigating allegations that educators did not adequately report possible mistreatment.
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